Engineering (Indirect Costs) - Engineer I - Mining

Westmoreland - Beulah Mine, United States of America, United States of America
Jul 28, 2022
Aug 27, 2022
Req #180
Summary Description:

Work with all departments to insure environmental compliance so that the mine can operate. This position covers a broad scope of work. The value of being in compliance with all environmental standards and schedules is very important to the operation. It generally is noticed when that is not the case. The job requires a knowledge of natural resources as well as engineering practices.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring - Water wells, Ponds, Method 9, WYPDES, Impoundments, Air quality (TEOM's & MET stations), Storm Water.
  • Permitting and reporting .
  • Reclamation activities - Overburden sampling, topsoil compliance and disking, reclamation tracking and reporting, bond release and tracking.
  • Waste Management - Reporting and tracking recycled waste, SPCC plan maintenance.
  • Project Engineering - Design and construction management of drainage and road projects.
  • Provide monthly progress report to Corporate.
  • Provide information and answers to staff, management, and mining operations.
  • Provide MSHA/State Mine Inspectors an annual MSHA sediment pond report.
  • Provide information and answers to business partners and regulatory agencies.
  • Responsible for expenditures on projects and work contracts for reclamation work.

Minimum Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience (0 to 2 years)
  • Ability to obtain MSHA pond inspector certification, and EPA opacity certification. (Mine foreman certification beneficial but not mandatory.)
  • Ability to apply general environmental, reclamation and engineering principles
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and AutoCAD

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary